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. linda gasparello of this program, honor, a legendary journalist from ", the washington ""terrance sammy baugh and from sirius xm radio, tim farley. this is just slightly different from what you are used to. we have cameras. you cannot scratch yourself. >> i shall be careful. >> that is the main difference. between radio and television. linda, the middle east, iran, more concerned that there will be bombing, that israel will go in or that american hawks will persuade are sometimes wavering president to do something -- >> or the republican candidates may do it, to? >> they cannot do anything because they have not been elected yet. you have been to a run and you speak farsi. >> i think the president's approach which has been to isolate them and find out more about them and try to work with the international institutions is the best approach at this point. i cannot imagine that if iran is a tactic that it will destroy what they've got built up and it would lead to a huge conflagration in the area. >> i think we have forgotten that the military have said that we need to live with an iranian
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district in new york, dr. sammy jaffrey a pharmacologist and faculty member at cornell college has developed a promising new technology for studying r.n.a. in cells and has just started a biotech exen, all with n.i.h. support. time and time again, basic research has been a game changer and economic incubator. take the biotechnology company genentech, for example. it was founded on discoveries made in our universities and those discoveries were made with financial support of grants from the national institute of health. and those federal funds proved to be a very good investment. the company has created over 11,000 jobs and the company created products that have had mauge effects on the health and economic well being of our nation. they develop drugs that treat certain leukemia, arthritis, and breast cancer. n.i.h.-funded research has also had a major impact on the lives of those suffering from multiple sclerosis. m.s. is a painful disease that often strikes young women with children. thanks to n.i.h. research, drugs have been developed that are now in the marketplace that mean m.s.